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Air France Flight Escorted After Threat: FBI
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Air France Flight Escorted After Threat: FBI

An Air France flight was screened at JFK airport Monday because of reports of a chemical threat on board, the FBI said. The threat was one of 10 directed at airplanes Monday; all were deemed not credible. Read »

29 minutes ago
Sandra Lee Discharged After Double Mastectomy

Sandra Lee Discharged After Double Mastectomy

Food television star Sandra Lee is going home from the hospital Monday after her double mastectomy, she announced on... Read »

3 hours ago
Obama Lays Wreath at Arlington National Cemetery

Obama Lays Wreath at Arlington National Cemetery

President Barack Obama laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery Monday then said... Read »

4 hours ago
Bears Release Ray McDonald After Domestic Violence Arrest

Bears Release Ray McDonald After Domestic Violence Arrest

The Chicago Bears rolled the dice on signing defensive end Ray McDonald after a history of domestic abuse accusatio... Read »

26 minutes ago
Climate Change Means More Allergies For Europe: Study

Climate Change Means More Allergies For Europe: Study

Global warming will bring much more sneezing and wheezing to Europe by midcentury, a new study says. Read »

27 minutes ago

Your Photos: Honoring Those Who Served on Memorial Day

Viewers share their photos of Memorial Day and honoring those who served. Share your photos here: http://www.nbcnew... View »

4 hours ago
NY Lawmaker Backs State Benefits for Gay Veterans

NY Lawmaker Backs State Benefits for Gay Veterans

A New York lawmaker says the state should ensure that military veterans discharged for their sexual orientation... Read »

2 hours ago
Charter Nears $55 Billion Time Warner Cable Acquisition: Source

Charter Nears $55 Billion Time Warner Cable Acquisition: Source

Charter Communications Inc. is nearing a $55 billion deal to acquire Time Warner Cable Inc, a person familiar with... Read »

3 hours ago
Girl, 7, Injured in Hit-Run in Bronx: NYPD

Girl, 7, Injured in Hit-Run in Bronx: NYPD

A 7-year-old girl was critically injured in a hit-and-run in the Bronx, police said Monday. Read »

7 minutes ago
Boat Crash in Patchogue Hurts Woman; Owner Fled: Police

Boat Crash in Patchogue Hurts Woman; Owner Fled: Police

A boat crashed into a jetty at the entrance of the Patchogue River, injuring a passenger, police said Monday. Read »

6 hours ago
Rangers Face Elimination After 2-0 Loss to Lightning

Rangers Face Elimination After 2-0 Loss to Lightning

The Tampa Bay Lightning pushed the New York Rangers to the brink of playoff elimination with 2-0 victory Sunday... Read »

May 25, 2015
Hudson River Body ID'ed as Missing Kayaker: Forensic Specialist

Hudson River Body ID'ed as Missing Kayaker: Forensic Specialist

Authorities have identified a body discovered in the Hudson River a day ago as that of the 46-year-old missing kaya... Read »

May 25, 2015
Knotty Exhibit Planned for Pope Visit Symbolizes Life's Challenges

Knotty Exhibit Planned for Pope Visit Symbolizes Life's Challenges

A knotty exhibit being created for Pope Francis' upcoming trip to Philadelphia will honor the pontiff's teachings by... Read »

3 hours ago
Children Hurt After Bounce House Flies Across Parking Lot: Police

Children Hurt After Bounce House Flies Across Parking Lot: Police

Four children were injured, one seriously, after a waterspout uprooted the inflatable bounce house they were playing... Watch »

23 minutes ago
Fla. Woman Jailed Over Son's Circumcision Released

Fla. Woman Jailed Over Son's Circumcision Released

A Florida woman jailed in a long-running dispute over her son's circumcision has been released after nine nights... Read »

May 24, 2015
Obama Faces Crossroads in Fight Against ISIS

Obama Faces Crossroads in Fight Against ISIS

As President Barack Obama readies for this week's NATO summit in Wales, where he'll try to woo alliance members... Read »

Sep 1, 2014
Illinois Couple Welcomes Their 100th Grandchild

Illinois Couple Welcomes Their 100th Grandchild

Leo and Ruth Zanger recently welcomed their 100th grandchild, which makes family functions more than a get-together.... Read »

5 hours ago
Man Wanted in Brooklyn Sex Assault: NYPD

Man Wanted in Brooklyn Sex Assault: NYPD

Police are searching for a man wanted in connection with the sexual assault of a 59-year-old woman in Brooklyn,... Read »

May 25, 2015
Yankees Suffer 10th Loss in 11 Games

Yankees Suffer 10th Loss in 11 Games

Even before meeting up with Josh Hamilton, the Texas Rangers are streaking. Read »

May 25, 2015
Man Fighting Extradition in

Man Fighting Extradition in "Orange is the New Black" Case

A man newly elected to Nigeria's Senate was on Monday refusing to attend a court hearing on his extradition to the... Read »

May 25, 2015
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